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How Do Characters Come to Life?

I always say that my stories start with a character and a question, and that’s true. I always have an imaginary person in mind when I start. Often I feel like I know them very well. Sometimes it takes the … Continue reading

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The Big What-If

(Warning; Spoilers. I have listed the biggest of them in Comments, but there may be others. Read at your own risk.)  Last week I read two books. One was the popular and much-hyped Strange Affair of Spring-Heeled Jack by Mark … Continue reading

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